Yet on your fathers did the Lord set His affection to love them, and He chose their descendants after them, even you above all peoples, as it is this day.
Because He loved your fathers, therefore He chose their descendants after them. And He personally brought you from Egypt by His great power,
If the Lord is pleased with us, then He will bring us into this land and give it to us—a land which flows with milk and honey.
“The Lord did not set His love on you nor choose you because you were more in number than any of the peoples, for you were the fewest of all peoples,
Just as it is written, “Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated.”